Metapneumoviru belongs to the family Paramyxoviridae
, which includes viruses responsible for parainfluenza, mumps and measles.
Klaus Stohr of the WHO Communicable Disease Surveillance and Response said, "More and more laboratories are finding Paramyxoviridae
The bad news came as doctors in Hong Kong identified that the killer virus is a member of the paramyxoviridae
Spokesman John Tam said: "From the shape of the virus, it belongs to the paramyxoviridae
Researchers in Hong Kong have identified a member of the paramyxoviridae
family, including paramyxovirus, as causing the recent SARS outbreak.
Both Nipah and Hendra are members of the virus family Paramyxoviridae
Both Hendra and Nipah viruses, members of the family Paramyxoviridae
, have been linked to fruit bats in southeast Asia and Australia.
Avian paramyxovirus (APMV) belongs to the genus Avulavirus, family Paramyxoviridae
It is caused by Newcastle disease virus (NDV), a member of the Paramyxoviridae
, genus Avulavirus and serogroup Avian Paramyxovirus 1 (Lamb et al.
The disease is caused by a Morbillivirus of the family Paramyxoviridae
(Kwiatek et al.
The disease is caused by avian paramyxovirus serotype 1 (APMV-1) of the genus Rubulavirus belonging to the subfamily Paramyxovirinae, family Paramyxoviridae
, order Mononegavirales .
En ambos casos se trato de virus de la familia Paramyxoviridae